2007 Afrocentric Book Expo presented by The Black Writers` Guild, MD - PG Chapter

Released on = February 4, 2007, 5:18 am

Press Release Author = The Black Writers' Guild, MD - PG Chapter

Industry = Non Profit

Press Release Summary = 2007 Afrocentric Book Expo presented by The Black Writers'
Guild, MD - PG Chapter

Press Release Body =
In celebration of Black History Month, the Black Writers\' Guild, presents 2007
Afrocentric Book Expo in the Mall at Prince Georges located at 3500 East West
Highway, (Route 410) Hyattsville, MD 20782 on February 24, 2007 from 10am-5pm.

Now in its fourth year, the Black Writers\' Guild, MD -- Prince George\'s Chapter will
showcase African-American literary talent.

Activities throughout the day:
 Writing activities for all ages
 Meet Black Writers, Editors and Publishers
 Entertainment and Workshops
 Poets from DC Creative Writing Workshop

Some of its exhibitors participating in the 2007 Afrocentric Book Expo include

 Monique Douglass
 Teressa Leath
 Ambrose Lane, Sr
 La Shawn Samuel
 Robyn Ringgold
 Anita Lambert
 T.S. Grant
 Jude Andreasen
 Darrell Cador
 Delois Jackson
 Yvonne Cooper
 Jessica Tilles
 Bobby Morrison
 Jesse Sharp
 J.R. Fenwick
 Lisa Shepard Stewart
 Sheila Riley
 Alexis Dobbins
 Ella Curry
 Leslie Allen
 George Wilson

\"The Black Writers\' Guild of Maryland, Inc. (BWG) is a voluntary, not-for-profit
organization with a mission to provide avenues of support and networking to
Maryland's African-American writers. With chapters in Baltimore City and Prince
Georges\' County, we carry out our mission by providing:
. on-going workshops and speakers that educate writers on all aspects of writing
. showcases that provide forums for writers to find their voice through public
presentation of their work."

For more information about the 2007 Afrocentric Book Expo, please visit

Sponsored by Karibu Books, Port-of-Harlem Magazine, Express Yourself Books and
individual donors.

Web Site = http://bwgpg.org/2007expo/main.html

Contact Details = Ms. Judine B.Slaughter
The Black Writers' Guild, MD - PG Chapter
PO Box 83
Mt. Rainier, MD
www.bwgpg.org and www.blackwritersguild.org

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